A great piece by ADDitude on bringing out the best in your ADHD Child!
How to foster happiness and success in ADHD children who need a little help unwrapping their special gifts.
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Another reminder about our growing obesity and diabetes epidemic, especially among children:
The WatchMinder3 can be a vital tool for monitoring and structuring a child's day. This includes reminders for medication, exercise and eating.
Additude magazine's "Ask The Organizer " feature was particularly on point this week. The question:
Q: "We have trouble getting my eight-year-old daughter to move fast enough to get to school on time or to make other appointments. Any suggestions?"
We get this question all the time... It seem...
We love getting feedback like this about our product!
Ok, Thank You! I can breath again! I shouldn't be so dependent on a watch, but my daughter can't function with out it. Your watch has been her saving grace, and my sanity as well! Thank you again for your help!!!!!
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The following is an excellent article with a wide range of practical suggestions on dealing with many facets of ADHD.
Great piece in ADDitude magazine.
The dynamics of every family can be challenging at times, but this is especially true of families with ADHD children and others with special needs. This article offers some excellent suggestions on dealing with siblings. In addition, the WatchMinder can be an excel...
A mother writes in about the WatchMinder3: "Our house barely functions without the help of her WM3. (I have recommended it to our occupational therapist and she routinely recommends it to her other clients with developmental delays)"
A mother wrote in from Alaska to tell us how well the WatchMinder was working for her daughter! Great to hear from you!
Wow, this watch is amazing! My daughter calls it her "other mom". I no longer have to remind her when to do things. She wears it all the time and it really helps. She ha...
Received some great customer feedback last week: we love hearing how the WatchMinder is helping children self-monitor and become independent! This is exactly why we created the WatchMinder.
One mother of an AD/HD child emailed: "I wanted to update you on the progress my son has had with the Watch...
A new weekly feature!
Many WatchMinder users email us with questions about ADHD, LD, Aspergers, and Autism Spectrum concerns. I am hopeful that this site becomes a an online space for individuals to share information, stories, tips, and support and, towards that end, I will be taking questions an...
A proud parent wrote this week...
"I have used this watch in the past with my son who has Aspergers and ADD and Sensory Integration disorder. I have just purchased the watch for myself to help remind me to take my own medication.
I have a suggestion for improvement and a testimony to share. T...
Its always great to hear from our WatchMinder users... A parent from California emailed us today... "The watch is great!! My daughter is doing so much better. She is so
independent...This watch has made a difference in our household and I have told others."
Do you have a child who struggles staying on task?
Do they get “lost”?
What about you?
Watchminder 3 ($69) may be a little gadget that will help. It is a watch that you are able to set to alert or remind you or your child to the tasks ahead of them or that they should be doing.
My son l...
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Its almost September, and that can only mean one thing…from kindergarten to college, students everywhere are headed back to school. The WatchMinder is a perfect “back to school” gift for the student in your life. We receive countless emails from parents, students, and teachers letting us...
Hi...and welcome to my blog. I am Dr. Becker, a Child Psychologist with over 30 years of experience working with ADD, ADHD and other LD concerns. I invented the WatchMinder about 10 yeaers ago in order to help individuals manage these issues on their own in a discreet manner. I am very proud o...